Series 60 – Section 16.5 Igniter Module

Section 16.5
Igniter Module

The igniter module creates a ground path for the ignition coil primary circuit and limits the current to 7.5 amps. A 12-volt power source is supplied to the igniter module along with the command signals from the ECM.‪

Section 16.5.1
Removal of Igniter Module

Remove the igniter module as follows:‪

  1. Disconnect the ignitor coil harness from the igniter module.
  2. Unscrew the two M6 x 1.0 attachment bolts.
  3. Inspect the igniter. Refer to " Inspection of Igniter Module" .
Inspection of Igniter Module

Inspect the igniter module as follows:‪

  1. Visually check the back surface of the igniter module, igniter module bracket, and connectors for dirt and debris.


    To avoid injury from flying debris when using compressed air, wear adequate eye protection (face shield or safety goggles) and do not exceed 276 kPa (40 psi) air pressure.‪

    1. If dirt and debris are present, clean as necessary with compressed air and reuse. Refer to "16.5.2 Installation of Igniter Module" .
    2. If no dirt or debris are present, reuse the igniter module. Refer to "16.5.2 Installation of Igniter Module" .

Section 16.5.2
Installation of Igniter Module

Install the igniter module as follows:‪

  1. Install the two M6 x 1.0 mounting screws. Torque to 13 - 16 N·m (10-12 lb·ft).
  2. Press the connectors into the igniter module.

Series 60 Service Manual - 6SE483
Generated on 10-13-2008

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